Shelltime 4 and ShellLNGTime

1st Edition  “A highly useful tool for INTERTANKO and industry members alike in their oil and gas chartering practices” Captain Graham Westgarth


This publication is the first commentary solely dedicated to the popular Shelltime form. It is also the first full commentary to be published on the ShellLNGTime 1 form providing a good source of information on important aspects of gas chartering. It is certain to become an indispensible guide for both the practical and legal aspects of using the Shelltime forms.


“INTERTANKO’s publication Shelltime 4 and ShellLNGTime written by Robert Gay, is a ready reference for those engaged in chartering business on the ever popular Shelltime forms.“ Captain Graham Westgarth, Chairman of INTERTANKO, President of Teekay Marine Services.


The author, a solicitor with many years experience, has produced a valuable compendium on the rights and liabilities of parties under the Shelltime form. He has analysed the forms clause by clause, highlighting important case law as well as areas where subtle changes may give rise to unexpected results.